Adjective "Analytical" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/anəˈlɪtɪk(ə)l/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Relating to or using analysis or logical reasoning.
  1. 'a suave, analytical type who missed his calling as a lawyer'
  2. 'He established historical connections and plotted them on systematic analytical tables.'
  3. 'You are minutely analytical and can fulfill any task that requires meticulous attention to detail.'
  4. 'There are many other analytical and collection organisations that are involved.'
  5. 'The analytical reason for charitable generosity is, of course, the alleviation of guilt.'
  6. 'If I were to suggest my own view and that held by an analytical and scientific mind there is no life after death.'
  7. 'He continues to hone his analytical skills as a theatre commentator and critic.'
  8. 'Simply put, the book is much more a documentary enterprise than it is a critical or analytical one.'
  9. 'This has become one of the hot topics that need critical and analytical discussion.'
  10. 'Let's take a close look at Mercury, the planet connected with logical analytical thought.'
  11. 'They help, because completing one shows that you have analytical and critical skills.'

Definitions

1. pertaining to or proceeding by analysis (opposed to synthetic).

2. skilled in or habitually using analysis.

3. (of a language) characterized by a relatively frequent use of function words, auxiliary verbs, and changes in word order to express syntactic relations, rather than of inflected forms.Compare synthetic (def 3), polysynthetic (def 1).

4. Logic. (of a proposition) necessarily true because its denial involves a contradiction, as “All husbands are married.”.

5. Math

More examples(as adjective)

"works can be analytical at stages."

"schemes can be analytical in natures."

"people can be analytical in senses."

"makers can be analytical in approaches."

"descriptions can be analytical as styles."

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Origin

(analytic)